Simon of the Desert (1965) Poster

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Luis Buñuel

Writing Credits  

Luis Buñuel ... (based on a story by)
Luis Buñuel ... (screenplay and dialogue) &
Julio Alejandro ... (screenplay and dialogue)

Cast (in credits order)  

Claudio Brook ... Simón
Enrique Álvarez Félix ... Hermano Matías / Young monk
Hortensia Santoveña ... Madre de Simón / The mother
Francisco Reiguera Francisco Reiguera ... Monje viejo / Old monk
Luis Aceves Castañeda ... Hermano Trifón / Monk
Enrique García Álvarez ... Hermano Zenón / Old monk
Antonio Bravo Antonio Bravo ... Monje / Monk
Enrique del Castillo Enrique del Castillo ... El mutilado / The Mutilated One
Eduardo MacGregor Eduardo MacGregor ... Hermano Daniel / Monk
Silvia Pinal ... El diablo / The Devil
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Ricardo Adalid Ricardo Adalid ... Monje / monk (uncredited)
Victorio Blanco Victorio Blanco ... Monje viejo / Old monk (uncredited)
Jesús Fernández Jesús Fernández ... Pastor enano de ovejas / Dwarf Goatherd (uncredited)
Nathanael León ... Monje / Monk (uncredited)
Ángel Merino Ángel Merino ... El rico Praxedes / Rich man (uncredited)
Rubén Márquez Rubén Márquez ... Monje / Monk (uncredited)
Glauber Rocha ... (uncredited)

Produced by 

Gustavo Alatriste ... producer

Music by 

Raúl Lavista

Cinematography by 

Gabriel Figueroa

Film Editing by 

Carlos Savage ... (as Carlos Savage Jr.)

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Ignacio Villareal ... assistant director (as Ignacio Villarreal)

Sound Department 

James L. Fields ... sound supervisor

Editorial Department 

Sigfrido García ... assistant editor

See also

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